From "back-stage" tours, to sporting events, to lectures by pioneers in the field, we organize several, diverse types of events throughout the year to promote education in our area. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend any or all of our upcoming programs. You'll surely make new friends and you'll be supporting the work of DEF!!! Further, we are always looking to add new events of all kinds.
Please contact our Executive Director, Elisabeth Silverthorne, at 252.255.5545 or via email , regarding sponsoring an event or any innovative event ideas for DEF.
4p-6p at Duck Woods Country Club Honoring Dr Burgess, Lynda Wood, Bill Pfeifer and Margaret Lawler as they retire from the DEF Board and celebrating DEF's 15-year anniversary.
First day of school for DCS' students
Outer Banks Triathlon, including new Aquabike categories.
When: September 16-17, 2017
Location: Manteo, NC
Eight races in one weekend! Enjoy cheers and encouragement by hundreds of Outer Banks residents along the way! Run through the village of Kitty Hawk, the historical Kill Devil Hills, (home of the First Flight), through the incredible maritime forest of Nags Head and finally... the equally historic Town of Manteo.
Come out for our event and enjoy the annual Candy Drop with the Candy Bomber, as well! Sponsorship and event registrations are available. Contact Elisabeth at 252-255-5545 for more information. Where: Manteo Airport